North Haven, Connecticut

Guide to Prepping for Fumigation from a CT Pest Control Company March 20, 2017

North Haven, New Haven County
Guide to Prepping for Fumigation from a CT Pest Control Company, North Haven, Connecticut

If you’ve got pests like termites, rodents, or bedbugs, you’ll need to call a pest control company for fumigation. It’s a process that takes over your home for a few days, so according to SK Pest Elimination in New Haven County, CT, there is some preparation you need to do before the exterminators arrive.

Here, they describe the key steps you should take to get ready:

  • pest-control-companyAsk About Plants: Depending on how the fumigation tent needs to be positioned, plants may have to be removed to accommodate. Leaves and mulch should be raked twelve inches or more from the house. Indoor plants may need to be moved or covered as well.
  • Protect Food: Tightly seal all food in bags provided by the fumigator, or temporarily move food away from the house. Also seal toiletries, such as tooth and hair brushes.
  • Open Doors: Open cabinets, drawers, and doors between rooms. This allows the fumigation chemicals to move properly throughout the house and work effectively in hard-to-reach places.
  • Pack Carefully: No one will be allowed to enter the house for two to three days once the exterminators seal off the house for fumigating, so make a checklist and plan ahead. Will your son be hysterical without his favorite teddy bear? Will you need your heavy jacket for an upcoming cold snap? Before you vacate, make sure to pack everything you might need.
  • Housing Arrangements: Whether it’s a weekend at grandma’s or a hotel for a few days, make sure you have housing arrangements settled while the pest control company works.

If you’ve got bedbugs, termites, rodents, or other pests invading your home in New Haven county, talk to SK Pest Elimination about fumigation. Their 100% satisfaction guarantee has earned them a reputation as a top pest control company in CT. Call at (203) 627-2380 for a free quote, or visit them online to learn more about their bedbug removal and other services.

Other Announcements, Events and Deals from SK Pest Elimination LLC
3 Steps to Take After a Tick Bite From CT's Best Exterminator , North Haven, Connecticut
When you notice a tick on your body or a loved one’s, it’s natural to feel panicked. Instead of removing this insect brashly, take a moment to collect yourself and establish a proper...read more
Pest Control Experts Share Common Symptoms of a Tick Bite, North Haven, Connecticut
Ticks are very common, especially if you live in an area with lush grass, trees, and other greenery. Ticks love both people and pets and are easily picked up if you spend a lot ...read more
Pest Control Experts Share 3 Common Summer Pests & How to Prevent Them, North Haven, Connecticut
While pests are common all year round, summer infestations can be particularly difficult to deal with. According to the experts at SK Pest Elimination, it’s important to take the nec...read more
Pest Control Advice: 5 Ways You May Be Attracting Pests To Your Home, North Haven, Connecticut
Do you ever wonder where all the pests in your home are coming from, and why they're attracted to your location in the first place? Pest control is complicated enough as it is, but y...read more
Don't Let Your Pets Eat Bugs: Advice From a Connecticut Pest Control Company, North Haven, Connecticut
If you have a dog or cat, you have probably watched in amusement as your pet hunts down and eats a bug. According to the experts at SK Pest Elimination, however, this is ill-advised....read more